Thomas Taylor telegram to Brigham Young, 18 October 1865.
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To: Brigham Young Salt Lake City Oct 18th 1865
By Telegraph from South Pass Oct 18th 1865
The teams that are along are out of feed. We ought to have oats for thirty (30) teams sent to South Pass. We shall also want forty (40) sacks more of flour equal quantities each to South Pass, Hams Fork, Bear River and Weber and fifty (50) pounds bacon to South Pass.